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Classroom Update #4 for 2015


One of the ideas that the ELA curriculum wanted students to get in this first unit was, how author background affects their work. I did like the particular piece they chose for this, Langston Hughes’ Theme for English B. It was a work that I was not familiar with, but it works well with upper […]

CUE 2009: Closing Keynote with Peter H. Reynolds


Background: Peter H. Reynolds is a children’s author and artist, best known for works like “North Star”, “ish”, and “The Dot” which make the case for creative expression, and finding your own voice, or means of expression. My rough notes: This session was live-blogged via twitter, so here is what I sent: Peter reynolds giving […]


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